10 h
Dr. Frank Dudda, Lord Mayor, City of Herne
Rasmus C. Beck, CEO of Business Metropole Ruhr GmbH

10 h 15
Attractiveness of the Metropole Ruhr for Benelux real estate professionals
Han Joosten, Head of Site Development & Research, Bouwfonds Property Development (BPD)

10 h 30
Profiles of urban development projects – presentations by city authorities:

- Mark 51°7, City of Bochum: Industry-, technology- and knowledge-campus for modern urban working
  Marion Röcke, Bochum Perspektive 2022 GmbH

- Forell-Quarter, City of Herne: Urban location for technology and services between Castle and waterfront
  Holger Stoye, Herne.Business

- gate.ruhr, City of Marl: Large plots of industrial land with excellent connection via rail, canal and motorway, adjacent to the Marl Chemical Park
  Volker Duddek, gate.ruhr GmbH

- Neue Zeche Westerholt, Cities of Gelsenkirchen/Herten: Conversion of a former coal mine into an innovative urban quarter with historic charme for housing, services and light industry
  Jan Federmann, Entwicklungsgesellschaft Neue Zeche Westerholt mbH

11 h 30
Speed-Dating on the platform Matchmaker.RUHR

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